[News] Coldplay Announce North American Tour, Perform on Fallon

Today, in support of their recently released fifth studio album Mylo XylotoColdplay announced plans for their first North American tour in three years. With three legs of the tour, the first kicks off in Edmonton on April 17th, and spands the West Coast of Canada and the U.S. before ending with two shows in Los Angeles on May 1st and 2nd. The second leg of the tour starts on June 22nd in Dallas, TX and will take the band across the Southwest before finishing up in the U.S. capitol on July 8th. The third and final leg of the tour begins on July 23rd in Toronto and sees the band visiting six locations throughout the Midwest, including Chicago, Boston, and Montreal. You can check out all of the tour dates and locations after the jump.

Tickets for the tour go on sale starting December 17th.

As well, the U.K. outfit paid Jimmy Fallon a visit last night on the set of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. While there, the band performed their Mylo Xyloto track "Charlie Brown." You can check out their performance in the player above.

Coldplay 2011-2012 Tour Dates:
12/09 – London, UK @ O2 Arena
12/10 – London, UK @ O2 Arena
12/14 – Paris, FR @ Bercy
12/15 – Cologne, DE @ Laxness Arena
12/17 – Rotterdam, NL @ Ahoy
12/18 – Antwerp, BE @ Sportspaleis
12/20 – Frankfurt, DE @ Festhalle
12/21 – Berlin, DE @ O2 World Arena
12/31 – Abu Dhabi @ Volvo Ocean Race Destination Village
04/17 – Edmonton, AB @ Rexall Place
04/18 – Calgary, AB @ Scotiabank Saddledome
04/20 – Vancouver, BC @ Rogers Arena
04/24 – Portland, OR @ Rose Garden ArenaA
04/25 – Seattle, WA @ Key Arena
04/27 – San Jose, CA @ HP Pavilion
05/01 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl
05/02 – Los Angeles, CA @ Hollywood Bowl
06/01 – London, UK @ Emirates Stadium
06/02 – London, UK @ Emirates Stadium
06/04 – London, UK @ Emirates Stadium
06/07 – Sunderland, UK @ Stadium of Light
06/09 – Manchester, UK @ Etihad Stadium
06/22 – Dalla, TX @ American Airlines Center
06/25 – Houston, TX @ Toyota Center
06/28 – Tampa, FL @ St. Pete Times Forum
06/29 – Miami, FL @ American Airlines Arena
07/02 – Atlanta, GA @ Philips Arena
07/05 – Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
07/08 – Washington, DC @ Verizon Center
07/23 – Toronto, ON @ Air Canada Centre
07/26 – Montreal, QC @ Bell Centre
07/29 – Boston, MA @ TD Garden
08/03 – E. Rutherford, NJ @ Izod Center
08/07 – Chicago, IL @ United Center
08/11 – St. Paul, MN @ Xcel Energy Center